ORA-15055 and ORA-12578 on database startup with external wallet store (Doc ID 1612712.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Starting up a database using sqlplus fails with the following errors:

  

- If the entry SQLNET.WALLET_OVERRIDE=TRUE in the sqlnet.ora file is commented out, everything works well.

Changes

 

Database uses ASM storage and external wallet store has been configured to allow RMAN connections to the database without providing password as per Note 1383938.1.

As part of this the following entries have been added to the sqlnet.ora file :

SQLNET.WALLET_OVERRIDE=TRUE

WALLET_LOCATION=<wallet_location>

 

 

Cause

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